We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Vander Plaat Funeral Home
Carolyn Nacion, 88 years old, a long time resident of both Fair Lawn, NJ and Hudson, FL, and more recently of Waldwick, NJ, passed away peacefully during her sleep on Tuesday, January 4, 2022. Carolyn Nacion was married to her loving husband Arthur Nacion for over 55 years, until he passed away in December, 2009. Devoted mother of Douglas Nacion and his wife Jacqueline Brand-Nacion of Waldwick, NJ, and Glenn Nacion and his wife Deena Schreiber-Nacion of Wyckoff, NJ. Loving grandmother to Stephen Nacion and his wife Claire Rolling-Nacion, Nicholas and Jennifer Nacion. Great grandmother to Liliana Rose Nacion.
While raising two sons and supporting all their extracurricular activities, Carolyn was employed by Kalkstein Silk Mills, Paterson, NJ for over 30 years before retiring and moving to Florida in 1992 with her loving husband. During her employment at Kalkstein Silk Mills, she received many promotional opportunities and held many positions, including Executive Assistant. Before moving to Florida, Carolyn Nacion was an active and long time member of Arcola Methodist Church, Paramus, NJ, which is also where she married the love of her life on August 14, 1954. She was also a devoted wife, loving mother and along with her husband valued family first and foremost. In her spare time, she enjoyed playing cards with all of her New Jersey and Florida friends. She will be missed by many.
All the arrangements were made by Vander Plaat Funeral Home, 257 Godwin Ave., Wyckoff, NJ and a private family ceremony took place on Thursday, January 6, 2022, at Hillside Cemetery in Lyndhurst, NJ, where Carolyn Nacion was laid to rest next to her husband Arthur Nacion. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: Valley Hospice, 15 Essex Road, Paramus, NJ 07652 or http://www.valleyhospitalfoundation.org/give/giving-opportunities or Trinitas Health Foundation, P.O. Box 259, Elizabeth, NJ 07207 or http://www.trinitasrmc.org/foundation_ways_to_give.htm
Valley Hospital Foundation
223 N Van Dien Ave, Ridgewood NJ 07450
On memo line, please indicate - "Valley Hospice"
Trinitas Health Foundation
P.O. Box 259, Elizabeth NJ 07207